This book is a resource book for the comprehensive study of the development of accounting thought. It is designed to facilitate the study of the original works and stimulate further study of important accounting theory forbears. It covers:

  • accounting theory
  • accounting concepts of profit
  • financial accounting and the foundations of accounting measurement
  • accounting evaluation and economic behaviour.

chapter |4 pages


chapter |9 pages

Accounting: Its Principles and Some ofits Problems,

ByHenry Rand Hatfield

chapter |6 pages

Accounting Theory, William Andrew Paton

chapter |7 pages

Truth in Accounting, Kenneth F MacNeal

chapter |24 pages

Financial Accounting, George O. May

chapter |17 pages

Structure of Accounting Theory, Ananias Charles


chapter |16 pages

The Theory of Measurement of Business Income, Edgar

ByOwen Edwards & Philip W. Bell

chapter |22 pages

Accounting and Analytical Method, Richard Victor


chapter |11 pages

Accounting, Evaluation and Economic Behavior,

ByRaymond John Chambers

chapter |50 pages

The Theory of the Measurement of Enterprise Income,

ByRobert R. Sterling